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Dame Margot Fonteyn - WC2 Dame Margot Fonteyn - WC2

Credit for this entry to:
Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

Plaque: Dame Margot Fonteyn - WC2

Erection date: 7/6/2016

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Dame Margot Fonteyn 1919 - 1991 prima ballerina assoluta lived here in flat 9.
English Heritage

Plaque unveiled by Darcy Bussell. 'Prima Ballerina Assoluta' is a title, normally given by the ballet company, that is rarely conferred, and only to the most outstanding of dancers, Anna Pavlova being another. Some considered Bussell also to be in that league.

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Prima ballerina assoluta.  Born Reigate as Margaret Hookham. As a child lived...

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